(Senior) Technical Manager (Infrastructure) (ITES - SP13)

The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Hong Kong
292 days ago

The Department

IT Enterprise Solutions Department provides high-quality and innovative business application solutions (non-wagering) and IT services to all divisions and departments within the Club in the portfolios of Racing, Customer and International Business Development , Corporate Planning, Branding, Membership, Charities and Community, Legal and Compliance, Corporate Affairs, People and Organisational Development, Finance, Audit, Property, Security & Integrity, and Integrated Project Management Office.


You will:
  • Design the technical architecture for the new data analytics platform and produce required deliverables for the project
  • Recommend technical architecture and infrastructure for the new data analytics platform in an efficient and scalable environment
  • Define the infrastructure standards, requirements, and configuration of the hardware and system software required based on the agreed architecture
  • Define the hardware requirements for high availability and disaster recovery strategy
  • Define the instance strategy for the implementation and deployment, and capacity planning
  • Prepare infrastructure and technical requirements for the new data analytics platform technology architecture
  • Manage vendor to implement system infrastructure (hardware and system software) and IT solution infrastructure based on the agreed infrastructure requirements and standards
  • Review infrastructure related documents prepared by vendor to ensure technical and operational requirements are met and conformed to IT's standards
  • Analyze non-functional and technical requirements to ensure the application performance and availability meet the business users and IT's requirements
  • Trouble-shoot the performance of hardware and apply performance tuning skills to resolve technical problem
  • Provide training and coaching to internal IT people on the new data analytics platform technology
  • Plan and deliver quality project deliverables within schedule and good quality


You should have:
  • Graduate qualifications in computer science or engineering
  • +10 years of experience in technical infrastructure design and implementation, database administration, and system performance tuning
  • Sound knowledge of Networking, Windows, Linux,
  • Knowledge on setting up different database technology, including NoSQL, MongoDB, Oracle database and Microsoft SQL database, is preferred
  • Experience on designing and implementing high performance computing and network infrastructure for large scale data lake/data warehouse project is preferred
  • Familiar with private cloud technology using Kubernetes
  • Experience on Hadoop is an advantage
  • Knowledge on different public cloud technology (GCP, AWS, Azure) is an advantage
  • Good understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Strong skills in system performance tuning and trouble-shooting, analytical and problem solving
  • Awareness of commercial and contractual issues
  • Ability to communicate at all levels within the organisation
  • Excellent writing, presentation and communication skills


The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the Club\'s notice to employees and prospective employees relating to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. A copy of which will be provided immediately upon request.
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